December 3, 2021

Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault in retrial

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From BBC US comedian Bill Cosby has been found guilty of three counts of sexual assault, each of which carries a potential 10 years in prison. The actor has been on trial for drugging and assaulting ex-basketball player Andrea Constand in 2004. Cosby, 80, will remain out of jail until he is sentenced, the judge […]

Bringing sexual predators out of the shadows

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From The Philadelphia Tribune All around the world, women are objectified as a sexual playthings. So it is not surprising that allegations of sexual harassment is surfacing from Hollywood, Calif., to Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. As a youth in the 1970s and ‘80s, I always heard that if women wanted to make it in […]

Cosby again seeks dismissal of charges

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By Lizzy McLellan, From The Legal Intelligencer Bill Cosby has launched a new effort to get the criminal charges against him dismissed in the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, filing a second petition for writ of habeas corpus. In his petition, filed Wednesday, Cosby requested that the charges against him be dismissed, or in […]

Cosby’s wife ordered to testify in his sex assault case

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By Cathy Burke From Newsmax The wife of comedian Bill Cosby has been ordered by a judge to give a deposition to lawyers for seven women accusing him of sexual assault in Massachusetts. In a 12-page ruling, U.S. Magistrate Judge David Hennessy rejected Camille Cosby’s motion to quash the subpoena for the deposition, The Boston […]

A model has filed a sexual-assault lawsuit against Bill Cosby

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From Business Insider Los Angeles — A 25-year-old model filed a lawsuit against disgraced US comedian Bill Cosby accusing him of sexually assaulting her at the Playboy Mansion in 2008. According to the civil complaint by Chloe Goins, Cosby spiked her drink during a party at the famed mansion and she woke up naked in […]

A timeline of the abuse charges against Bill Cosby [Updated]

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By Matt Giles and Nate Jones From Vulture Thirty years ago this fall, The Cosby Show debuted on NBC, and its star was catapulted into the comedic stratosphere. The timing is prime, then, for the release of a sprawling biography. Written by former Newsweek editor Mark Whitaker, Cosby: His Life and Times documents the man’s […]